Low membrane resistance in sucrose gap - a parallel leakage path

John P. Pooler, Gerry S. Oxford

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The high resistance lobster axon appears to be very leaky under voltage clamp in sucrose gap because of a parallel leakage current. The parallel current rectifies and depends on holding potential.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)681-684
Number of pages4
JournalBBA - Biomembranes
Issue number2
StatePublished - Feb 11 1972


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biophysics
  • Biochemistry
  • Cell Biology

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